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- Nevada; -- a nickname.
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- proper noun A
nicknamefor the USstate of Nevada.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a state in the southwestern United States
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It is the headquarters of the Nevada Society of California and of visitors from the Sagebrush State.
But his impassioned words were wasted on the desert air of the Sagebrush State.
The Lake of the Sky Lake Tahoe in the High Sierras of California and Nevada, its History, Indians, Discovery by Frémont, Legendary Lore, Various Namings, Physical Characteristics, Glacial Phenomena, Geology, Single Outlet, Automobile Routes, Historic Towns, Early Mining Excitements, Steamer Ride, Mineral Springs, Mountain and Lake Resorts, Trail and Camping Out Trips, Summer Residences, Fishing, Hunting, Flowers, Birds, Animals, Trees, and Chaparral, with a Full Account of the Tahoe National Forest, the Public Use of the Water of Lake Tahoe and Much Other Interesting Matter